GTT Group represents the world's leading technology companies and universities.

Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto, Japan

Press Releases

GTT Announces Availability 3D Virtual Environments Patent Portfolio

Portland, Oregon (August, 2010) — Global Technology Transfer Group, Inc. (GTT) announces the availability of the 3D Virtual Environments Patent Portfolio.

The patent portfolio pertains to three dimensional virtual environments implemented by a computing network. The portfolio describes the use of virtual environments to facilitate browsing of three dimensional content and social interaction among users of a computing network, including virtual environments used in Massively Multiplayer Online Games (MMOGs), such as World of Warcraft; virtual interactive social networks, such as Second Life; and virtual information networks supporting online virtual tour software.

“The invention disclosed in the 3D Virtual Environments Patent Portfolio provides a clear and significant solution that has had a large impact in the evolution of the digital lifestyle age,” remarked Michael Lubitz, CEO and Chairman of GTT. “This is clear from the wide adoption of the patented technology in not just the video game industry, but social networks, virtual tours and augmented reality.”

Download Full Press Release